AN ICE addict kicked out of home by his parents was caught chilling out on the couch of a man's home, pumping the air-conditioning
But leading economist warns the state can not wait for governments to take the lead.
DO YOU use a six-digit passcode for your iPhone? If you answered yes, you need to change it right away to keep your content safe. Here’s why.
Scientist analysed 15 years of data to reach astonishing conclusion.
A self-confessed "boy lover" living in Mackay convicted of possessing child pornography admitted to eighth breach of reporting obligations.
A grandmother who lives alone in a small unit in North Mackay feels like she lives in a jail.
ACCORDING to Josh Harrison, if you are under 25 and out of work, it’s because you’re lazy and “not trying hard enough”.
NEIGHBOURS said they heard a woman scream during a house fire as a man allegedly killed himself and his parents. A Whitsundays man was among the victims.
Pets & Animals
A Mackay man has issued a $3000 reward after one of his pit bulls was found dead on his front doorstep and the other wa stolen.
A TRUCK driver has escaped injury after the truck he was driving rolled into a body of water just off the Bruce Hwy this morning.
The workers were allegedly underpaid by almost $10,000, now Fair Work Australia is taking the company to court.
PARENTS are being warned to register before July 2 to get childcare subsidies under the government’s new system. Income brackets have also been updated.
A father smeared a message in his own blood pleading for help after repeatedly bashing his face against the walls and floor of his watch-house cell.
SHE was a pawn in a deadly game. But a judge says when this woman faced the threat of losing her sex shop job, she kept on selling harmful synthetic marijuana.
They're used to snakes. But finding one curled up on their 12-year-old daughter's doona was a first... and an image to send shivers down any parents' spine.
THE family of a Mackay man whose remains have not been found six years after he was callously killed and dumped in bushland are desperate for new information.
"This is a huge win for motorists who'll no longer be taken for a ride by rogue towies.
A MUM has been left disappointed after at least two parcels were stolen from her house, one being a birthday present for her two-year-old son.
Bad weather stops resurfacing of sunk helicopter
Firefighters battling a blaze at a restaurant